|Internet Society -- Groks Science Show 2005-12-07 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
Although the internet is often viewed as a knowledge warehouse, the potential as a social medium is being explored by those interested in social networks. On this program, Jerry Michalski discussed social networks and the future of the internet.
Keywords: Science; internet; social networks
|Internet Scams -- Groks Science Show 2011-08-03 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
The advent of new technologies has opened up a new avenue for scam artists. How do we protect ourselves against scams online and in daily life? On this program, Fred Claridge discussed tips for avoiding internet scam artists.
Keywords: science; internet; scams; groks
|Rural Internet -- Groks Science Show 2006-08-30 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
Billions of people around the world still do not have access to basic power or commmunications. On this program, Laura Mellow joins us to talk about Inveneo's efforts to bring internet access to developing regions of the world.
Keywords: science; technology; internet; information technology
|Craigslist and Global Warming -- Groks Science Show 2006-07-12 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
The internet has become a venue where one can obtain just about anything. On this program, Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist, discussed the internet marketplace. In addition, Prof. Margaret Torn from Lawrence Berkeley Labs discussed new models of global warming.
Keywords: science; internet; craigslist; global warming; permafrost
|Digital Division -- Groks Science Show 2011-09-21 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
Digital technology has revolutionized the modern world, but are there downsides to its influence on our personal lives and culture. On this program, Prof. Mark Bauerlein discussed the digital divide.
Keywords: science; internet; facebook; social media; technology; groks